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Gehl - making cities for people, copenhagen, denmark 11k likes gehl focuses on the relationship between the built environment and people’s quality of life. 4 years ago, i was lucky to hear danish architect and urbanist jan gehl give a presentation to a capacity audience at the vancouver playhouse huge credit to andrew. Jan gehl, self: the human scale jan gehl was born on september 17, 1936 in copenhagen, denmark. Gehl institute 62 william street, 7th floor new york, ny 10005 usa phone (646) 580-0670 email [email protected] Jan gehl, renowned danish architect, urban design consultant and champion of the human scale, is a great believer in walking “there is more to walking than walking.